Liverpool is probably most famous as the birthplace of the Beatles. Also for gracing one of the album covers of the Fab Four. It’s the cover where they are crossing the street in the pedestrian walk. This city has long embraced music, and considers it its lifeblood. From the past to the present, Liverpool is a great place to experience music and see where some of the greatest and up and coming of Rock and Roll got their start or aspire to play. William Bailey Travel Reviews music in Liverpool, a great reason to travel.
It’s been a long time since the Beatles called this place home, but the music scene in Liverpool is still alive and rocking. It doesn’t matter what night of the week it is, the beat of the drum and the strumming of guitars resounds around this city. You will find you can see live music performed from signed and unsigned acts all over this town. One of the largest venues is the Korava; yes that is a reference to the Milk Bar in A Clockwork Orange. This venue houses a bar, music venue and a restaurant. You can see one of your favorite bands or an up and coming act with 1,200 of your soon to be nearest and dearest friends. What a truly unique way to experience a city then getting immersed in the music.
For those Beatles fans out there, and really, who isn’t, we all have at least one song of theirs that resounds with us; you can book accommodations for your stay at the Hard Day’s Night Hotel. Located in the Cavern area of Liverpool, the world’s only Beatles inspired hotel isn’t just for fanboys and fangirls. The luxurious rooms are housed in a building from 1884 and are elegantly appointed and have specially commissioned Beatles artwork throughout. This is the place to stay as it is located near all the famous Beatles landmarks in the city.
Every city has a claim to fame; they have to have something to take pride in. However, Liverpool has the ultimate claim to fame as the home of the original boy band. They have taken that pride and held it close embracing their former inhabitants and cultivating the city into a music scene worth traveling for.